Robotics, Olympics Style

A HORSHAM based software business is celebrating the success of a college robotics team who recently represented the United Kingdom at a worldwide competition. Red River, based at Springfield House in Horsham, sponsored the robotics team from Collyer’s which was made up of five students, all of whom competed in the 2022 FIRST Global Challenge, […]

Running the Horsham 10k for cancer research UK

After last years very successful Bognor Prom 10k where we raised £1,130, we are doing it all again but this time in Horsham! Another 12 of Red River’s finest line up to take the Horsham 10k by storm on the 2nd June. Everyone is looking forward to the run, and this will be our first time participating in […]

Revenge of the Lunchbots, in the beginning…

 …Simon describes the rationale behind the Red River initiative “The Lunchbots” Those of you who have followed us at Red River know of the work we do with schools, educational institutions and regional initiatives to help shape the landscape for the next generation of Digital Engineers. Our latest initiative is born out of meetings between us and […]

Running the Bognor Prom 10k for charity

Immediately after last year’s 33-mile slog along the South Downs Way, we decided maybe this year’s charity activity should be a lazy barbecue. How short our memories are… Because exactly 11 months after the rashes, chafing, debilitating soreness and borderline heatstroke of that day, 12 of Red River’s finest and most forgetful minds will be lining up […]

Decoding a decade – Red River is 10!

Red River has just hit a big milestone: it’s 10 years since we started out. As the rest of us chill the champagne and set up party games, founders Kieren Johnstone and Simon Pringle look back on a decade of partnership, growth, and doing things right. We founded Red River Software on a wave of […]

Brewing an In-House Project

The tea round is a regular occurrence here at Red River, so when the opportunity arose for us to automate it with a TeaBot, we jumped at it. With an average of six tea rounds a day and an ever-growing team, it was becoming harder and harder to keep track of the tea round. We wanted […]

Our Tech Steering Team: setting direction on processes and technology

While we’re fascinated by the latest developments in technology and code, we don’t just plug new thinking into customer projects. We need to know what works, what doesn’t work, and that we can get the best out of what we’re using. I wanted to highlight the role played in this by Red River’s Tech Steering […]

On the move

It’s been a busy old year. We’ve rebranded ourselves, re-launched our website, recruited some great new employees, and ended up quite a bit busier. So we thought we’d cap it off with a move into a bigger and better office. From today our new address is: Red River Software Limited Spire Court Albion Way Horsham West Sussex […]

Crossing the UK for children with cancer

Many of us have been, or know someone who has been, touched by cancer. It can be a very emotional and difficult time in people’s lives, and for the family around that person almost as much as the one going through it.